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Hiring Organization AltaMed Medical Group — Westlake, 3rd Street
Post Name Nurse Practitioner
Qualification Graduation from an accredited Baccalaureate school of nursing.
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Work Hours 8 Hours
Salary USD 25 To USD 28 Per Hour 
Location Los Angeles, California, United States 90057


Under the supervision of the Associate Medical Director & Clinic Administrator, provide medical services to clients, ensuring appropriate and professional medical services.


  • Performs patient physicals.
  • Provides medical services to clients.
  • Provides patient counseling services.
  • Performs and documents health appraisals on clinic patients, including history, physical assessment, and developmental evaluation as indicated, also orders laboratory work and/or x-rays as indicated for patient assessment, and identifies findings that require consultation and referral.
  • Initiates preventative health counseling and health promotion measures, including immunizations.
  • Manages common acute problems in accordance with standardized procedures, and collaborates with physicians in the management of more complex or chronic problems.
  • Assesses problems/needs when patients telephone between clinic visits, arranges for appropriate follow-up on referral, consults with a physician when indicated, and re-orders patients’ medication according to physician orders.
  • Reviews clinic patients’ laboratory work and notifies clinic nurses of abnormal findings or consults directly with Physicians.
  • Acts as liaison with outside agencies, physicians, and schools, and refers patients to outside resources as indicated.
  • Active participation in the Quality Management Program, Utilization Review, Peer Review, AltaMed Medical Provider activities, and AltaMed’s On-call schedule.
  • Performs other tasks as required for patient care and efficient functioning of the department.


  • Graduation from an accredited Baccalaureate school of nursing.
  • Completed training in the diagnosis and management of common as well as some complex medical conditions.
  • Current licensure in the State of California. 
  • Certification as an Adult/Family/Pediatric/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner.
  • Previous experience with computer-based systems required; Electronic Medical records experience preferred.

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